Of course no trip to Sky Garden would be complete without popping into Darwin Brasserie for a bite to eat and a refreshing cocktail. Perfectly perched on the 36th floor, the stunning views, high-end cuisine and luxurious feel makes this place the ultimate date night destination.
Fun Things To Do Near Sky Garden
Nestled in the heart of the City, London's Sky Garden (lovingly referred to as the Walkie Talkie) is somewhat of an icon. Boasting unparalleled view of the capital, a lush indoor oasis, and sky-high dining, all with free entry... there really is nowhere else like it. Should you find yourself stomping the mean streets of EC3, why not check out what other fun things there are to do around Sky Garden? From quirky immersive experiences to activity bars and top restaurants, there's plenty more to be explored.
Add a dash of Bavarian debauchery to your wholesome journey around Sky Garden, with a trip to Bierschenke Bierkeller Tower Hill. Serving up German dishes and freshly-poured pints from Lederhosen-wearing staff, this place is promising fun by the bucket-load.
Swing into action at Puttshack, the City's premier high-tech golf course nestled in the heart of Bank. Add a dash of competition to your day out at Sky Garden with a whizz through their crazy courses, stopping off at the island bar and grabbing a few rum-based cocktails en route.
Dabbers have given bingo a fun facelift and chucked it in the City. Gone are the days when this British pastime was just for grannies, games here come with dancers, blaring lights, high stakes, boozy brunches and some pretty raucous antics, perfect for reveling in after a day of exploring.
Looking for a fun activity to round off a day of wandering around the City? Swingers are on-hand with two 9-hole crazy golf courses, three incredible street food vendors, five cocktail bars and a two-storey clubhouse, making for one quirky date (if that's what you're calling it).
After soaking up the modern sights and sounds of the City at Sky Garden, why not take a trip back in time at Moonshine Saloon? This immersive experience ain't just any old hoedown, in fact it's a whole darn adventure laced with delicious libations and gripping storylines.
London Cocktail Club have quickly built up a reputation for being some of the city's most fun-loving cocktail slingers, with a banging happy hour and infectious party spirit. Stop by this hip Monument outpost and explore the menu of wacky creations within quirky surroundings.
Who'd have thought London's smallest bar would be a stone's throw from Sky Gardens? Head over to this teeny tiny drinking den for an hour-long session where all the drinks come included, the music is yours for the choosing, and you can have the space all to yourselves.
A sleek, speakeasy-inspired drinking den in the City, The Gobpsy is a hidden gem serving some of the area's best cocktails. Should you be craving a tipple or two after a long day of exploring, this a brilliantly quirky place to quench your thirst with famously delicious cocktails.
This Pizza Pilgrims outpost isn't your average pizzeria. In fact, they're one of the City's top destinations for kicking back and devouring delicious slices with creative cocktails and kooky surroundings. Whether you're hitting the foosball table or just chilling out, it's a great find.
Finish off your City excursion with a dash of wine tasting at Vagabond Monument. With over 160 glasses for the choosing, you can explore a varied selection of flavours from across the globe, without even having to leave Central London.
From one luscious indoor garden to another, 14 Hills is a rooftop escape serving up delicious British plates with added French flair. If that's not enough to catch your eye, their menu of exquisite cocktails really shines when the sun goes down and DJs take to the decks.
If you're out on a quirky date, why not finish off your City adventure with a trip to Proud Cabaret? With regular live shows that feature extraordinary performers, boozy brunches and comedy specials all on the cards, it's an undeniably fun thing to do in the area.
If you're on the hunt for a fun place to drink by Sky Garden, look no further than Eastcheap Records. The team behind Old Street and Venn Street have descended on the City, bringing signature mixes, fresh pizza slices and regular live music nights along with them.
While Sky Garden can give you stunning views of London IRL, this immersive experience will transport you into a totally different world. Making use of high-tech gadgets, VR and graphics, The War of The Worlds has been completely reinvented for a thrill-seeking modern audience.